Set in the 17th-century, an Italian nobleman weds an impoverished countess, who is wooed by the King of Piedmont and faces pressure from his entire court to succumb to his wishes.

  1. Axel Corti


Top Billed Cast

  1. Timothy Dalton

    Timothy Dalton

    King Vittorio Amadeo

  2. Valeria Golino

    Valeria Golino

    Jeanne de Luynes

  3. Stéphane Freiss

    Stéphane Freiss

    Comte di Verua

  4. Robin Renucci

    Robin Renucci

    Charles de Luynes

  5. Margaret Tyzack

    Margaret Tyzack

    La Comtesse douairière

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The King's Whore
The King's Whore


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Original Title La Putain du roi

Status Released

Release Information

  • November 14, 1990


    (Interdit aux moins de 12 ans) unsuitable for children younger than 12 or forbidden in cinemas for under 12.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 18m

Budget -

Revenue -



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